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Lending teams are self-organized groups where members can connect with one another and rally around shared lending goals.
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- 17 members have lent $9,000 in 269 loansOrange County, California Category: Events Team since: May, 2009We loan because: "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." - Margaret Mead
- 9 members have lent $8,600 in 254 loansSan Francisco, CA Category: Events Team since: Dec, 2009
- 42 members have lent $8,325 in 317 loansOttawa, ON, Canada Category: Events Team since: Oct, 2009We loan because: Because it helps people lift themselves out of poverty.
- 43 members have lent $7,925 in 290 loansOttawa to Halifax Category: Events Team since: Mar, 2011We loan because: We want to make a difference, and believe that micro-loans are a great way to empower people and reduce poverty worldwide.
- 22 members have lent $7,775 in 227 loansBergen, Norge Category: Events Team since: Apr, 2011We loan because: Vi ønsker å bidra til bærekraftig utvikling og fattigdomsbekjempelse.
We want to contribute to sustainable development and poverty reduction
- 36 members have lent $7,425 in 284 loansUSA Category: Events Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We loan because we want to unite, uplift, create, change, challenge and explore.
- 48 members have lent $7,300 in 275 loansBuenos Aires Category: Events Team since: Jan, 2013We loan because: 40YearsStartUp : We are celebrating the Ariel's birthday and we want to help others entrepreneurs
We are entrepreneurs so we want to support others around the world, and give them the opportunity to…
- 19 members have lent $7,300 in 257 loansCalifornia Category: Events Team since: Feb, 2009We loan because: We believe everyone in the world should be given the chance to have a bettter life.
- 32 members have lent $7,225 in 259 loansSan Francisco Category: Events Team since: May, 2009We loan because: it is a great way to invest in the dreams of others.
- 12 members have lent $7,125 in 109 loansCategory: Events Team since: Nov, 2011We loan because: We have enough and we want to share our good fortune with those who struggle to feed their families and make a living.